Since joining Brick Court Chambers in 2003, Kate has worked with the clerking teams and members of chambers across all areas of practice. In 2014, having already clerked many of the mediators and arbitrators, she became primarily responsible for the promotion and expansion of these practice areas and for members accepting appointments either as a mediator or arbitrator. Her expertise covers the particular and separate needs and requirements of barristers and of those appointing them in these areas. She runs a team of five full-time mediators and 11 senior arbitrators.
Additionally, Kate was responsible for Lord Anderson KBE QC during his six years as the government's Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation and continues to clerk him now he has returned to full time practice.
Anisa started her clerking career at Henderson Chambers in 2018 after graduating with an International Politics degree at City University. Anisa joined Brick Court Chambers in 2018 as a junior clerk and then progressed to Kate Trott’s team, where she assists with clerking the arbitrators and mediators.